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Jennifer Chan is a marketing coordinator at Zillow and manages content for the rentals side of the Zillow for Pros/ blog.

  1. apartment pup

    Puppy Love: The Newest Apartment Amenity

    One Washington, D.C., apartment community is offering renters a one-of-a-kind amenity: a resident puppy.

  2. apartment cafe

    Popular Apartment Amenity Trends for 2014

    There are amenities to suit the needs of every renter. Take a look at some of the most popular ones for 2014.

  3. need rental broker

    Do You Need a Rental Broker?

    If the rental search process sounds like a pain, working with a broker might be the answer.

  4. renting with large dogs

    5 Tips for Finding a Rental With a Large Dog

    It’s not uncommon for pet-friendly apartment communities to have weight and breed restrictions. What should the owner of a large dog do?

  5. Save on Rent

    6 Ways Renters Can Get the Most for Their Money

    Searching for affordable housing in an expensive city? Here are ways to make sure you’re getting the most for your money.

  6. apply for Section 8

    How to Apply for Section 8 Housing

    Financial assistance is available to low-income, elderly and disabled renters; here’s what you need to know to apply for Section 8 housing.

  7. SF clock tower

    Industrial Living: Converted Apartments for Rent

    Old churches and factories get a second chance as hip, urban homes.

  8. apartment fire safety

    Fire-Proof Your Apartment for Fire Prevention Month

    If you live in an apartment building, you’re at an increased risk for becoming the victim of a home fire. Take some time during fire prevention month to make your apartment safer.

  9. Glover Park

    Rentals Spotlight: Washington, DC

    From a studio with well-preserved 1940s finishes to an apartment boasting updated modern features, here’s a look at the rentals you can find on the market in the nation’s capital.

  10. Chicago apartment rental

    Rentals Spotlight: Chicago

    From luxury lakefront studios to sleek, modern apartments, you’ll find a home that suits your taste in the Windy City.

  11. Atlanta apartment rental

    Rentals Spotlight: Atlanta

    Looking for a place to rent in Atlanta? From studios to single family homes, take a look at the rentals we found on the market in this city.

  12. San Francisco apartment rental

    Rentals Spotlight: San Francisco

    In San Francisco, finding a place to rent is challenging. We’ve researched four different price points to see what you can find in this city by the bay.

  13. Raleigh NC apartment rentals

    What Can You Rent for $1,500 a Month?

    With a rental budget of $1,500 a month, you’ll find a variety of apartments and condos. See what we found this week at this price point.

  14. St Paul, MN apartment rental

    What Can You Rent for $950 a Month?

    Take a look at the rentals we found for those with a budget of $950 a month. From studios to 2-bedroom apartments, don’t underestimate the unique amenities you can get at this price point.

  15. Portland OR rental home

    What Can You Rent for $2,000 a Month?

    From boutique apartments to a remodeled 18th-century adobe, you’ll find what you’re looking for at this price point.